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Books

African Successes: Modernization and Development
with Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in African Successes Project

African Successes: Human Capital
with Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in African Successes Project

African Successes: Government and Institutions
with Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in African Successes Project

African Successes: Sustainable Growth
with Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in African Successes Project

Working Papers and Chapters

May 2014Mobile Banking: The Impact of M-Pesa in Kenya
with Isaac Mbiti
in African Successes: Modernization and Development, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors
Evaluating the Effects of Large Scale Health Interventions in Developing Countries: The Zambian Malaria Initiative
with Nava Ashraf, Günther Fink
in African Successes: Human Capital, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors
October 2013Malaria and Early African Development: Evidence from the Sickle Cell Trait
with Emilio Depetris-Chauvin: w19603
July 2013The Cognitive Effects of Micronutrient Deficiency: Evidence from Salt Iodization in the United States
with James Feyrer, Dimitra Politi: w19233
August 2011The Effect of Interventions to Reduce Fertility on Economic Growth
with Quamrul H. Ashraf, Joshua Wilde: w17377

Published: "The Effect of Fertility Reduction on Economic Growth" (with Quamrul H. Ashraf and David N. Weil); Population and Development Review, 2013. 39(1): 97-130.

June 2011Mobile Banking: The Impact of M-Pesa in Kenya
with Isaac Mbiti: w17129

Forthcoming: Mobile Banking: The Impact of M-Pesa in Kenya, Isaac Mbiti, David N. Weil. in African Successes: Modernization and Development, Edwards, Johnson, and Weil. 2014

June 2010Evaluating the Effects of Large Scale Health Interventions in Developing Countries: The Zambian Malaria Initiative
with Nava Ashraf, Günther Fink: w16069

Forthcoming: Evaluating the Effects of Large Scale Health Interventions in Developing Countries: The Zambian Malaria Initiative, Nava Ashraf, Günther Fink, David N. Weil. in African Successes: Human Capital, Edwards, Johnson, and Weil. 2014

July 2009Measuring Economic Growth from Outer Space
with J. Vernon Henderson, Adam Storeygard: w15199

Published: J. Vernon Henderson & Adam Storeygard & David N. Weil, 2012. "Measuring Economic Growth from Outer Space," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 102(2), pages 994-1028, April. citation courtesy of

April 2009When Does Improving Health Raise GDP?
with Quamrul H. Ashraf, Ashley Lester
in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2008, Volume 23, Daron Acemoglu, Kenneth Rogoff and Michael Woodford, editors
October 2008Post-1500 Population Flows and the Long Run Determinants of Economic Growth and Inequality
with Louis Putterman: w14448

Published: Louis Putterman & David N. Weil, 2010. "Post-1500 Population Flows and the Long-Run Determinants of Economic Growth and Inequality," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 125(4), pages 1627-1682, November. citation courtesy of

When Does Improving Health Raise GDP?
with Quamrul H. Ashraf, Ashley Lester: w14449

Published: When Does Improving Health Raise GDP?, Quamrul H. Ashraf, Ashley Lester, David N. Weil. in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2008, Volume 23, Acemoglu, Rogoff, and Woodford. 2009

April 2006The Dynamics of the Age Structure, Dependency, and Consumption
with Heinrich Hock: w12140

Published: Heinrich Hock & David Weil, 2012. "On the dynamics of the age structure, dependency, and consumption," Journal of Population Economics, Springer, vol. 25(3), pages 1019-1043, July. citation courtesy of

Population Aging
w12147

Published: Weil, David. “Population Aging,” in New Palgrave Encyclopedia of Economics, second edition, 2008.

July 2005Accounting for the Effect of Health on Economic Growth
w11455

Published: David N. Weil, 2007. "Accounting for The Effect of Health on Economic Growth," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 122(3), pages 1265-1306, 08. citation courtesy of

March 2003Individual Rights and Collective Agents: The Role of Old and New Workplace Institution in the Regulation of Labor Markets
w9565

Published: David Weil, 2004. "Individual Rights and Collective Agents. The Role of Old and New Workplace Institutions in the Regulation of Labor Markets," NBER Chapters, in: Emerging Labor Market Institutions for the Twenty-First Century, pages 13-44 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

January 2002Mortality Change, the Uncertainty Effect, and Retirement
with Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan: w8742

Published: Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan & David Weil, 2010. "Mortality change, the uncertainty effect, and retirement," Journal of Economic Growth, Springer, vol. 15(1), pages 65-91, March. citation courtesy of

November 1998Population, Technology, and Growth: From the Malthusian Regime to the Demographic Transition and Beyond
with Oded Galor: w6811

Published: American Economic Review (September 2000).

January 1998The Genesis and Evolution of Social Security
with Jeffrey A. Miron
in The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century, Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin and Eugene N. White, editors
August 1997Comparison Utility in a Growth Model
with Christopher D. Carroll, Jody Overland: w6138

Published:

  • Journal of Economic Growth, Vol. 2, no. 4 (December 1997): 339-367. citation courtesy of
  • Christopher D. Carroll & Jody Overland & David N. Weil, 2000. "Mathematica code for 'Saving and Growth with Habit Formation' and 'Comparison Utility in a Growth Model'," QM&RBC Codes 43, Quantitative Macroeconomics & Real Business Cycles.

June 1997Intergenerational Earnings Mobility, Inequality, and Growth
with Ann L. Owen: w6070

Published: Journal of Monetary Economics, 1998. citation courtesy of

March 1997The Genesis and Evolution of Social Security
with Jeffrey A. Miron: w5949

Published:

December 1996Appropriate Technology and Growth
with Susanto Basu: w5865

Published: Quarterly Journal of Economics (November 1998). citation courtesy of

January 1996Intergenerational Transfers, Aging, and Uncertainty
in Advances in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
April 1995The Annuitization of Americans' Resources: A Cohort Analysis
with Alan J. Auerbach, Jagadeesh Gokhale, Laurence J. Kotlikoff, John Sabelhaus: w5089

Published: Kotlikoff, Laurence J. (ed.) Essays on Saving, Bequests, Altruism, and Life-Cycle Planning. 2001.

September 1994An Asset Allocation Puzzle
with Niko Canner, N. Gregory Mankiw: w4857

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 87 (March 1997): 181-191. citation courtesy of

January 1994Historical Perspectives on the Monetary Transmission Mechanism
with Jeffrey A. Miron, Christina D. Romer
in Monetary Policy, N. Gregory Mankiw, ed.
November 1993The Gender Gap, Fertility, and Growth
with Oded Galor: w4550

Published: American Economic Review, June 1996, pp.374-387. citation courtesy of

September 1993Saving and Growth: A Reinterpretation
with Christopher D. Carroll: w4470

Published: Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, Vol. 40, June 1994,pp. 133-192 citation courtesy of

Intergenerational Transfers, Aging, and Uncertainty
w4477

Published:

April 1993Historical Perspectives on the Monetary Transmission Mechanism
with Jeffrey A. Miron, Christina D. Romer: w4326

Published:

December 1992The Effect of News on Bond Prices: Evidence from the United Kingdom 1900-1920
with Douglas Elmendorf, Mary Hirshfeld: w4234

Published: Review of Economics and Statistics, June 1996, pp.341-344 citation courtesy of

October 1992The Increasing Annuitization of the Elderly- Estimates and Implications for Intergenerational Tranfers, Inequality, and National Saving
with Alan J. Auerbach, Laurence J. Kotlikoff: w4182
July 1992The Housing Wealth of the Aged
with Louise Sheiner: w4115
December 1990A Contribution to the Empirics of Economic Growth
with N. Gregory Mankiw, David Romer: w3541

Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics, pp. 407-437, (May 1992). citation courtesy of

March 1990Optimal Advice for Monetary Policy
with Susanto Basu, Miles S. Kimball, N. Gregory Mankiw: w3054

Published: Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 19-36, (February 1990). citation courtesy of

December 1988The Baby Boom, The Baby Bust, and the Housing Market
with N. Gregory Mankiw: w2794

Published: Regional Science and Urban Economics, Vol. 19, No. 2, pp. 235-258, (May 1989). citation courtesy of

August 1987The Worldwide Change in the Behavior of Interest Rates and Prices in 1914
with Robert B. Barsky, N. Gregory Mankiw, Jeffrey A. Miron: w2344

Published: European Economic Review, Vol. 32, (1988): 1123-1147. citation courtesy of

1987The Adjustment of Expectations to a Change in Regime: A Study of the Founding of the Federal Reserve
with N. Gregory Mankiw, Jeffrey A. Miron: w2124

Published: Mankiw, N. Gregory, Jeffrey A. Miron and David N. Weil. "The Adjustment of Expectations to a Change in Regime: A Study of the Founding of the Federal Reserve," American Economic Review, Vo. 77, No. 3, June 1987. citation courtesy of

January PublicationIntroduction to "African Successes: Modernization and Development"
with Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson
in African Successes: Modernization and Development, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors
Introduction to "African Successes: Human Capital"
with Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson
in African Successes: Human Capital, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors
Introduction to "African Successes: Government and Institutions"
with Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson
in African Successes: Government and Institutions, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors
Introduction to "African Successes: Sustainable Growth"
with Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson
in African Successes: Sustainable Growth, Sebastian Edwards, Simon Johnson, and David N. Weil, editors

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